The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing SS7 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £46,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+15.05% +6.28%
SS7
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
490 569 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.57% 14.31% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 414 490 541
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SS7 across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SS7
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SS7 across the Manchester region.

SS7 Salary Trend in Manchester

SS7
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing SS7 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SS7.

1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Q.931

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing SS7 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SS7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) Q.931
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 8 hours ago